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Publication numberEP0376763 A3
Publication typeApplication
Application numberEP19890402968
Publication date1 Apr 1992
Filing date26 Oct 1989
Priority date26 Oct 1988
Also published asCA2001553A1, EP0376763A2
Publication number1989402968, 89402968, 89402968.5, EP 0376763 A3, EP 0376763A3, EP-A3-0376763, EP0376763 A3, EP0376763A3, EP19890402968, EP89402968
InventorsRay H. Holloway, Michael Kaye, John Mackey, Karen Mckelvey, Myron Olson, Eduardo Solis
ApplicantRay H. Holloway, Michael Kaye, MacKey, John, McKelvey, Karen, Myron Olson, Eduardo Solis
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External Links: Espacenet, EP Register
A device for transportation of human organs used for transplantation
EP 0376763 A3
A device for transporting an organ for transplantation. The device comprises an organ reservoir suitable for holding the organ in a sterile state during cannulation and transport of the organ, means for delivering oxygenated blood to at least one cannulated vessel of the organ such that the oxygenated blood is perfused through the tissue of the organ, and means for maintaining the organ at near-normal thermic conditions and metabolic rates during transport.
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International ClassificationA01N1/02
Cooperative ClassificationA01N1/02, A01N1/0273, A01N1/0247
European ClassificationA01N1/02, A01N1/02M2P, A01N1/02M4T
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